Furniture

Forte postpones plans for new plant in Suwalki

04.12.2019 − Fabryki Mebli Forte has postponed construction of a further cabinet furniture plant in Suwalki for an indefinite period. » more

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acpi to buy Masco’s kitchen furniture operations

02.12.2019 − ACProducts (‘acpi’), controlled by American Industrial Partners (AIP), has been given the green light to acquire the Cabinetry Products division from Masco.» more

Further turnover decline for Belgian furniture industry

21.11.2019 − Negative developments experienced consistently by the Belgian furniture industry since 2017 also continued in the first half year.» more

Forte: increase in results despite particleboard losses

18.11.2019 − According to preliminary information, in the third quarter Fabryki Mebli Forte generated turnover of PLN264m and thus surpassed last year’s figure by 3.1%.» more

Leicht Küchen to commission plant in September 2020

13.11.2019 − Leicht Küchen is expected to officially commission its new assembly plant at Gügling industrial park in Schwäbisch Gmünd in September 2020. » more

Poland: kitchen production increases in third quarter

06.11.2019 − In the third quarter Polish production of kitchen furniture made of wood increased by 1% vis à vis last year to 1.149m units.» more

Kitchen furniture turnover down 2.2% in August

31.10.2019 − In August the German kitchen furniture industry recorded a turnover decline of 2.2% to €320.0m compared to the corresponding month in the preceding year.» more

Construction for kitchen furniture plants progressing well

23.10.2019 − Two of the three major investment projects, which were defined in 2018 and are aimed at expanding capacity in the German kitchen furniture industry, are already underway. » more

Incoming orders in kitchen industry rise in first 7 months

18.10.2019 − In July incoming orders of the German kitchen furniture industry increased significantly.» more

Furniture industry turnover approaches last year’s level

17.10.2019 − With the increase achieved in July, cumulative turnover of the German furniture industry over the first seven months of the year again approached the previous year’s level.» more

DoC sets dumping margins for imports from China

17.10.2019 − In connection with the AD/CVD proceedings concerning the import of kitchen furniture and furniture parts from China the US Department of Commerce (DoC) has meanwhile also determined provisional dumping margins.» more

Takeover solution emerging for Black Red White

11.10.2019 − A takeover solution is emerging for Black Red White. According to as yet unconfirmed information, a Polish consortium headed by Dariusz Formela wants to take over the furniture producer and dealer.» more

Further growth in Ikea’s retail turnover in 2018/2019

10.10.2019 − According to provisional information, sales revenue generated by the Ingka group’s retail trade pooled in the Ikea Retail division increased to 36.7bn € in its business year 2018/2019 (31 August).» more